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NORTH COAST- Over 200 pounds of marijuana and thousands of dollars were seized at two homes in Humboldt County. According to the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and the Eureka Police Department 229 pounds of processed marijuana was seized from two separate indoor marijuana grows. Officials said the estimated value of the marijuana bud was at least $229,000.00.The Humboldt County Drug Task...

WILLITS- Willits water districts could run out of water in 60 to 120 days as a result of the record dry drought. The California Public Health Department announced on Tuesday that they would assist the 17 different districts facing the lowest water levels in the state.

The state plans to assist the water district with technical and financial assistance, and provide emergency resources if...

TRINIDAD- Perched 60 feet up in the air, surrounded by some of the worlds most famous redwood trees sits a Trinidad treehouse overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The treehouse is about to get national attention when it is featured on Animal Planet's Treehouse Masters on Friday night.

Treehouse owner Crystal Miller was working with the builder, Pete Nelson, when he started working on the show...

HUMBOLDT COUNTY- With the state in the driest year on record California's crops could be threatened if more rainfall does not turn conditions around. An Arcata company's CEO and President believes farming needs to evolve and more farmers need to adopt hydroponics.

"You only have so much water," said President and CEO of American Hydroponics, Michael Christian.

Hydroponics uses...

The IRS will be accepting electronically filed tax returns on Friday. Officials have some tips for doing that properly.

The Regional Site Coordinator for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (V.I.T.A.) program says filing tax returns electronically usually means you will receive your refund quicker than filing a paper return. She says the most common problem people face when filing tax...

EUREKA- North Coast water issues and California’s drought will be the focus held by the Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee.

North Coast Assemblymember Wesley Chesbro requested the meeting. The President of the Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Associations, the Water Policy Analyst for the California Water Impact Network and the Chairman of the North Coast Resource...

A $100 billion per year farm bill was passed yesterday by the house and now needs senate approval to go into effect.

The Agricultural Act of 2014 passed the house by a vote of 251 to 166. It cuts the food stamp program by $8 billion and adds an additional $200 million to funding for food banks. North Coast Congressman Jared Huffman says the bill is quote far from perfect, but also...

A Rio Dell man has been arrested for alleged assault and road rage. The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office say the man, forty six year old Dennis Miranda, allegedly jumped up onto a vehicle and assaulted the driver with his fists and slammed the victim’s head into the door. It happened around five pm yesterday.

Authorities say the victim, also a forty six year old male, was driving a semi...

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